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Sheffield boy stabbed on city estate was local

A Sheffield boy stabbed to death on a Sheffield estate lived there, the police have revealed.

The 15-year-old, who has not yet been named, was knifed in Lowedges Road, Lowedges, at 7.50pm yesterday and died in hospital an hour later.

Police activity in Lowedges after a local boy was stabbed last night

Police activity in Lowedges after a local boy was stabbed last night

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South Yorkshire Police confirmed this morning that the boy lived on the Lowedges estate.

A white police tent has been erected at the spot where the injured teenager was found, close to the junction with Chesterfield Road South.

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Officers have sealed off a large area of the estate, including Chesterfield Road South between the Bowshaw roundabout and Meadowhead roundabout, while detectives work to establish exactly what happened.

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Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 and quote incident number 829 of May 24.